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PLEASE NOTE: In the abundance of caution and for the health and safety of the Norwich and central Vermont community, the Norwich campus is closed to the public for the foreseeable future to include all buildings, fields and tracks. Thank you for your understanding.

Here's where you will find answers and guidance specifically for Norwich students, faculty, staff, and friends.

For updates on events, please navigate to the Event Update section found here: https://www.norwich.edu/event-updates


21 questions and answers as captured from Town Hall Meeting with President Anarumo on August 6, 2020.

Q: Will postponed commencement remain on Sept. 12?

A: Yes, but it will be virtual. President Emeritus Richard W. Schneider will speak as scheduled.

Q: Given that the postponed commencement is virtual, will the Class of 2020 ever get to graduate onstage?

13 questions and answers on Student Health Contract.

As students arrive on campus, Norwich University is devoted to ensuring their safety and the health and protection of the wider Norwich and Northfield, Vermont, communities. In this effort, students, faculty and staff will sign a contract in which they promise, among other things, to wear face masks, keep 6-foot physical distance and alert health staff if they suspect they have COVID-19 symptoms and isolate and quarantine if necessary. Here’s a breakdown of what’s in the contract students will sign.


23 questions and answers on Student Life, including specifics for students enrolled in the Corps of Cadets, for fall 2020.


8 questions and answers on Arrival protocols for fall 2020.


12 questions and answers on Campus Life for fall 2020.


Norwich University admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

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